cosmopolis
noun Etymology: New Latin, back-formation from cosmopolites Date: 1849 a cosmopolitan city

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  • Cosmopolis — Cosmopolis, WA U.S. city in Washington Population (2000): 1595 Housing Units (2000): 681 Land area (2000): 1.396290 sq. miles (3.616375 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.146765 sq. miles (0.380120 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.543055 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • cosmopolis — ☆ cosmopolis [käz mäp′ə lis ] n. [ COSMO(POLITAN) + (METRO)POLIS] a large city inhabited by people from many different nations …   English World dictionary

  • Cosmopolis — For other uses, see Cosmopolis (disambiguation). Cosmopolis   …   Wikipedia

  • Cosmopolis —  Ne doit pas être confondu avec Cosmópolis. Cet article concerne le roman. Pour le film de David Cronenberg, voir Cosmopolis (film). Cosmopolis est le 13e roman de Don DeLillo publié par les Éditions Scribner le 14 avril 2003. Il fut à la… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cosmópolis — Coordinates: 22°38′45″S 47°11′46″W / 22.64583°S 47.19611°W / 22.64583; 47.19611 …   Wikipedia

  • Cosmopolis — 1 Original name in latin Cosmpolis Name in other language State code BR Continent/City America/Sao Paulo longitude 22.64583 latitude 47.19611 altitude 583 Population 47772 Date 2012 08 03 2 Original name in latin Cosmopolis Name in other language …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Cosmopolis — Admin ASC 2 Code Orig. name Cosmópolis Country and Admin Code BR.27.3512803 BR …   World countries Adminstrative division ASC I-II

  • cosmopolis — /koz mop euh lis/, n. an internationally important city inhabited by many different peoples reflecting a great variety of cultures, attitudes, etc. [1890 95; COSMO + POLIS, modeled on METROPOLIS] * * * …   Universalium

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